Belas Knap

Near Charlton Abbots, Gloucestershire

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A particularly fine example of a Neolithic long barrow of c.3800 BC, featuring a false entrance and side chambers. Excavated in 1863 and 1865, the remains of 31 people were found in the chambers. The barrow has since been restored.



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Belas Knap © Natural England - Nick Turner
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